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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 11:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 05' North, Longitude: 68° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.88 meters/second, 1508.0 km/hour, 937.0 miles/hour or 814.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.62 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.2"936.67 miWest0° 02' 11.2"2.51 miNorth936.56 mi
24 hours11° 50' 18.0"764.23 miEast0° 24' 52.8"28.53 miNorth763.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PlataSat 7:36 AM273 km170 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
Punta CanaSat 7:36 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouth S
Cockburn Town *Sat 7:36 AM282 km175 miles152 nmWest W
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 7:36 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouthwest SW
La RomanaSat 7:36 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
Concepción de La VegaSat 7:36 AM299 km186 miles162 nmSouthwest SW
Santo DomingoSat 7:36 AM329 km204 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezSat 7:36 AM347 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JuanSat 7:36 AM379 km235 miles205 nmSoutheast SE
San Juan de la MaguanaSat 7:36 AM384 km239 miles208 nmSouthwest SW

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